Sema Süvarioğlu, is in the field of training and development for about 26 years. She got her degrees on Psychology (B.A.) and Clinical Psychology (M.A.) at Boğaziçi University at the beginning of ‘80s. Right after graduation, she started to work for corporate world, at Unilever. Understanding this environment is not for her, she, for some time, worked as a private psychotherapist, while she was working as a market researcher at Pars McCann Erickson Advertising Agency at the same time.